New Zealand artist Stephen Mulqueen uses discarded cartridge shells from the First and Second World Wars to construct brass poppies, transforming the refuse of war into symbolic and wearable objects. He is set to speak at the Guelph Civic Museum Friday, September 5th at 2pm, about the significance of his poppies in a talk entitled, Poppies of War and Peace.
Attention all artists! Guelph Civic Museum and Guelph Arts Council are pleased to announce the call for the next installment of the Wall of Art series. The Wall of Art is an exhibition series located on the main level of Guelph Civic Museum that is dedicated to showcasing original works by Guelph-based artists. All exhibitions are juried and temporary, changing each quarter. This is a great opportunity to have your work seen by hundreds of museum visitors.
Guelph, ON Monday, February 10, 2014 – At a media event this morning RBC Royal Bank, joined by special guest, former woman’s … Continue reading Olympic-style RBC Family Day Festivities part of the City’s program to animate downtown
When admiring a painting do you wonder about the decisions involved in creating art? On Thursday, February 6 at 7 pm, join artists from the current exhibition View From the Hill and Other Scenes as they discuss and demonstrate some of the thinking involved in the creation of the works in the exhibition.
January 8, 2014, Guelph, ON: View from the Hill and Beyond, a new exhibition at Guelph Civic Museum, celebrates the remarkab… Continue reading Look at the View from the Hill and Beyond at Guelph Civic Museum
Beekeeping, the Branion Plaza cannon and fake poop will all come together as part of an exhibit celebrating the 50th anniversary of the University of Guelph.
Join Doug England and Alan Norsworthy from the Guelph Photographers Guild for “In Conversation” Sunday, November 24, 2:00 pm at Guelph Civic Museum as they explore the Guelph, Wellington County and the World, an exhibition featuring 40 images captured by members.
Guelph, Wellington County and the World, an exhibition of photography by Guelph Photographers Guild members opens at Guelph Civic Museum with a reception Thursday, October 24 at 7:00 p.m. The exhibition, which runs until December 15, 2013, includes 40 images captured by guild members, drawing upon local scenes as well as photographs taken while travelling the world. Photographic artifacts from the Museum’s collection will also be on display.
Thursday, September 20, 2013, Guelph, ON: Kick up your heels to some cracking jigs and reels at the Kitchen Party Ceili Frida… Continue reading Celebrating Culture Days and Fourth Fridays at Guelph Civic Museum with a Kitchen Party Ceili
For the first time, the popular Spirit Walk presented by Guelph Museums will happen after sunset, casting new light on this s… Continue reading Neighbourhood Spirit Walk takes an after-dark twist